Fri, Apr 26, 2024

9:30 AM – 11 AM EDT (GMT-4)

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East Plaza, Johnson Center

Fairfax, Virginia, United States




Celebrate Earth Month, wellness, and sustainability by planting trees!

Meet us on the East Plaza of the Johnson Center at the Fairfax Campus at 9:30 a.m. on Friday, April 26. 

Activities will include staking trees for support and stability, shoveling and moving dirt, shoveling and moving mulch, watering newly planted trees, etc. No prior experience or equipment is needed. All supplies and training will be provided.

Attendees are encouraged to wear closed-toed shoes, clothes they're willing to get dirty, and sun-protective items (ex. hat, sunglasses, sunscreen, etc.). Folks are encouraged to bring a reusable water bottle to stay hydrated. 

A second tree planting event is scheduled for 12 p.m. - 1:30 p.m. near the intersection of Patriot Circle and Shenandoah River Lane. The location is here (Google Maps pin). Registration is available on Mason360. 

The Wellness Walk: Steps to Plant Trees is a collaborative initiative between Mason Facilities, University Sustainability, Mason Dining, Mason Recreation, and Facilities Grounds. 

Dress Casual (jeans ok)

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Co-hosted with: Mason Recreation, University Sustainability, Mason Dining, Mason Facilities (OWNER)

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